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What is Achilles Tendonitis?

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A very common injury that active people suffer from is achilles tendonitis.  The achilles tendon is a very important ligament that attaches the calf muscle to the bones of the heel. It is a very important tendon that is used for jumping, running, and walking.  While this tendon is very strong, it isn’t very flexible …
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Can a Spine Specialist Help Pinpoint the Real Issue?

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The problem with back and spine issues is that it can be difficult to find the cause of the problem. Pain can be displaced and it is not always in the same area as the injury or spine issue. Nerve damage or interference is common; a problem in the spine may be felt in the …
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Therapy Options for Lower Back Pain

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Lower back pain affects millions of people, both from injury and degenerative problems. The pain can impact mobility and quality of life for sufferers. While some lower back issues may require surgery, non-invasive therapy is always a better option with less risk, and often, effective results. If you have lower back pain, there are treatments …
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How to Find the Right Orthopedic Surgeon

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If you are considering surgery or treatment for a back, spine or sports injury, you want to find an orthopedic surgeon that has the qualifications and experience you need. While there may be many orthopedic clinics to choose from, not all offer the same services and options when it comes to treatment. You deserve to …
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Alternatives to Getting Hip Replacement Surgery

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Hip pain and stiffness can affect your quality of life, limiting your mobility. Many people suffer from hip problems, often related to injuries in the hip, bone loss or arthritis. For older men and women, the solution that is offered is hip replacement surgery. Although in some circumstances this is the last option available, there …
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